- - a book about the war;
- - pictures of the war years;
- - films about the Great Patriotic War.
The earliest significant events have begun on 23 February.On the Day of Defender of the Fatherland rekindled the eternal flame at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.This memorial was reopened after reconstruction and restoration works.
Also in late February launched an all-Russian patriotic action "URA will win!".Its aim was to engage in the celebration of the 65th anniversary of the Victory the entire population, and especially young people.For all were given free ringtones, popular songs of the war years, and themes for mobile phones with a military theme.This event was held to pay tribute to war veterans.
March 25 a meeting of the Russian organizing committee "Victory", c
haired by President DmitryMedvedev.It discussed issues of social support of veterans of the Great Patriotic War and the issues of preparation for celebrating the 65th anniversary of the Victory.On the same day, the President visited the Mamayev Kurgan, where he laid a wreath at the Eternal Flame.Then he had a meeting with veterans of the Great Patriotic War.
From mid-April start at different workout before the parade - military equipment, pilot groups, etc.April 30 Poklonnaya Hill was the eternal flame was lit in memory of the heroes who died during the Great Patriotic War.In addition, in Moscow for Victory Day was lit another fire at the Transfiguration Cemetery.
Victory Day Presidential Library.BNYeltsin issued a special collection "Memory of the Great Victory."It consists of more than 2,000 electronic copies of documents of the war years.
held on the eve of the informal summit of the Organization of Collective Security Treaty and the Commonwealth of Independent States to mark the 65th anniversary of the Victory.There was also opened a memorial sign in honor of the cities of military glory in the Alexander Garden.
himself parade held on May 9 and was attended by more than 11 000 troops of Russia, representatives of the legendary French squadron "Normandie-Niemen" Guards of Wales Regiment and many other foreign military forces played an important role inthe victory in World War II.The review was attended by representatives of 13 foreign countries - France, Great Britain, Poland, the USA and the CIS countries.
After the parade was held in the Kremlin reception on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of the Victory.It was attended by veterans and heads of foreign states.Even after a fireworks celebration on the Sofia embankment and a concert in "Luzhniki".